Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 47 km southeast of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Sunday, 6 October 2019 at 12:59 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 29 km depth
6 Oct 13:16 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 17 minutes.
Date & time: 6 Oct 2019 12:59:30 UTC
Depth: 29.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.82°N / 94.95°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
43 km (27 mi) S of Barrio Nuevo (pop: 33) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) SE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) ESE of El Morro (pop: 2,630) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) SW of San Francisco del Mar Viejo (pop: 4,030) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (36 mi) SSE of Santa Rosa (pop: 2,490) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) SSW of San Dionisio del Mar (pop: 3,140) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) SSE of San Blas Atempa (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) SSE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) S of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
598 km (371 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.2||29 km||Offshore Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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